November 2, on Tuesday, the Governor of the Yaroslavl region Sergey Vahrukov talked with a delegation from Japan. In Yaroslavl to inspect its new plant arrived representatives of the group Komatsu (Komatsu), headed by the director of Komatsu factory in the city of Osaka, a member of the Board of Directors of Komatsu LTD Mr. Takahashi.
In due course the governor discussed with Japanese teammates prospects of the Yaroslavl plant of the concern. In addition, the meeting also touched upon the use of Komatsu products in large-scale projects in the region and the country, especially the reconstruction of roads.
Representatives of the Japanese group emphasized that the high rate of construction and the opening of the plant — about much merit of the Yaroslavl region.
Recall that in September the management of the Group inaugurated the plant LLC "Komatsu Manufacturing Rus" for the production of construction equipment in Yaroslavl, the company has shipped the first batch of hydraulic excavators.
Komatsu Construction of the plant with complete production cycle — from welding to assembly work was started July 21, 2008 and completed June 2, 2010. But the official opening was agreed to after the release of the first batch of products, during the celebration of the 1000th anniversary of Yaroslavl. Excavators are designed for the harsh Russian climate conditions and can operate at a temperature of minus 50 degrees.